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The Resource Tenderness : stories, Sarah Quigley

Tenderness : stories, Sarah Quigley

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Tenderness : stories
Title
Tenderness
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Quigley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A superb collection of stories from a prize-winning writer, some short, some long, set in locations that span the globe, all exploring the theme encapsulated by the title: tenderness. Meet Sadie, the high-flying divorce lawyer who ends up putting marriages back together, the Ice Cream Girl, discovered in a superette and transplanted to Hollywood, the seven-year-old Prometheus, who faces death on a daily basis. With a mix of humour and compassion, each story carries the punch of a compacted novel, highlighting those illuminating moments of human connection. Sarah Quigley has an impressive track-record as a fiction writer, and these stories will not disappoint. Stylistically assured, emotionally resonant, they are guaranteed to capture minds and hearts. Quigley has won numerous awards for her short fiction, including the Sunday Star-Times Short Story Award and the Commonwealth Pacific Rim Short Story Award
Summary
A superb collection of stories from a prize-winning writer, some short, some long, set in locations that span the globe, all exploring the theme encapsulated by the title: tenderness. Meet Sadie, the high-flying divorce lawyer who ends up putting marriages back together; the Ice Cream Girl, discovered in a superette and transplanted to Hollywood; the seven-year-old Prometheus, who faces death on a daily basis. With a mix of humour and compassion, each story carries the punch of a compacted novel, highlighting those illuminating moments of human connection.
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10356038
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Quigley, Sarah
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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  • Women
  • Marriage
  • Short stories, New Zealand
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Tenderness : stories, Sarah Quigley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 347)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053140001
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9781775536390
Label
Tenderness : stories, Sarah Quigley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 347)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053140001
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9781775536390

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